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Different documents considered as duplicates in search results

In our Customer Center publication site (SP 2010), we have uploaded two different documents that have big parts of text in common. They are similar, but not equal. Although different documents, in the ...
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Unable to assess SharePoint site from local client machine

SharePoint 2010 is hosted in Windows Server 2008 R2 in ISS 7. There is two Port. Port 1: http://ABCServer:5000/ - it is accessible from client machine. (Running with Windows authentication) Port 2: ...
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How to decide optimum workflow size?

What is the best practice to separate different activities for the same list over number of workflows ? In a typical example, if I want to perform 5 different set of activities upon an item change on ...
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How to make user edit data in business data list?

I set up a business data list to get data from SQL server through external content type. It works very well and users are able to see the data from SQL server on their SharePoint UI. But now I'm ...
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What level of permissions do you need to access the Workflow Settings of a library?

I am trying to access the Workflow Settings of a document library, but I get Access Denied. I am wondering what level of permissions should I have in order to go to these settings?
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Errors When upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 [MissingFeatures, MissingWebParts, MissingSetupFiles]

I have an issue that when I run the precheckupgrade from central administration it shows a lot of errors, these errors are like that: Database [WSS_Content] has reference(s) to a missing feature: Id ...
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Sharepoint 2010 edit page takes too long

Our Sharepoint 2010 takes long time when edit page and it happens only in the first time. Running exec sp_who3 (http://sqlserverplanet.com/dba/a-better-sp_who2-using-dmvs-sp_who3) shows this result
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Run code before Modal Dialogue closes

So I have been trying to write this code for SP 2010 to first bring up the newDocSet.aspx form for the user to create a custom Doc Set and then directly afterwards copy files into the Doc Set using ...
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Update all related content types with these workflow association settings

There is this option on the workflow settings page for content type "Update all related content types with these workflow association settings" If there are 3 workflows associated with the parent ...
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Calculated Column condition formula

I have 9 dropdown columns on a form and am trying to create a calculated column KPI to show red if ANY of the drop downs are set as "tasked" or "pending". i cant seem to create a proper formula. i ...
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Binding Document Library View with TreeView Control

I'm at a client whose using SharePoint as a Document Management System. The requirement they have is to have an automated word document report that gets generated when the user submits an electronic ...
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import list from sharepoint 2013 to 2010 with powershell

How do I import/export a list from SharePoint 2013 to 2010 with PowerShell?
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Can I avoid redundancy in field definitions?

I'm a n00b with SharePoint and find myself looking at a solution where there seems to be a lot of redundant field/column definitions. Is this a necessary evil or is it just SP being tolerant of bad ...
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Create a view based on filesize column and apply filter in a document library

in a web application there is a document library and daily 1000 to 2000 documents are uploaded by users, so here i want to calculate the average size of documents uploaded to this web application, ...
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No code workflow solution to copy document from library to another library in the site collection (but not same site)

I am trying to build a very simple SPD workflow on a document library. All i need is that when a document is uploaded, a copy of this document is copied to another library in the site collection (not ...
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How to target all scopes in Sharepoint KQL 2010?

In SharePoint KQL 2010, I want to target all scopes (basically look in everything). I tried scope="*" and scope:"*" but neither of these work. Does anyone know if it is possible? Thanks
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only 377 of 2085 Pages in PagesLibrary get crawled (SP2010)

Recently the search does not crawl all pages in the various Pages Libraries in our SharePoint 2010 based Extranet. For example, in our German Technical Catalog which consists of 2085 Pages only 377 ...
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SharePoint 2010: Group Calendar - Calendar View Not Displaying Items

I've just built a group calendar. I'm using a SharePoint group with a selection of people in, and plan to use the calendar as a resourcing/scheduling tool. Sadly though, whenever I add an event by ...
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Lists.asmx UpdateListItems fails with “The user does not exist or is not unique” until manually adding items

I'm writing a .Net app that adds new entries to a SharePoint list and then attaches a file to that entry. The code below only works each day after the user has already added an item with an attachment ...
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Caculated Column Help

I am trying to use a calculated column to generate something like this using [Created]: 161000TAPR15 16=Day of the Week, 10=Hour, 00=Minutes, T=[TimeZone],First letter of the Time Zone, APR=Month, ...
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Empty Check-in Comment cast as Lookup leads to coercion error?

Sharepoint 2010 workflow - trying to put Check-in Comment into workflow email. If a document library item is checked in, but the check-in comment is left blank, I get the following error: Coercion ...
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business webpart on sharepoint 2010

I have a sharepoint standard edition. and yes it is by default that Business webpart is not given with the standard edition. Is there a way to buy this webpart and upload it to the standard edition ...
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SharePoint 2010: Set Default Content Type Across Site Collection Libraries, or Alternatively Bulk Edit Content Types in a Library

We have project staff who upload hundreds of documents during the day that are all the same content type with little variation. This is done across dozens of libraries. This means I can't just set a ...
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The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered

I encountered this error message everytime I open management shell, I'm local administrator and farm administrator, the account is in WSS_RESTRICTED_WPG_V4 group and I run the management shell as ...
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Get document from document set by caml query

I have a requirement to fetch a single document from a document set. I have 5 different custom content types that have document set as the base type. Each document set has numerous documents. I want ...
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Clone list item using Lists Web Service & REST in SharePoint 2010

I know how to add/edit/delete items in a list using Lists Web Service (lists.asmx) and REST but I'm wondering if there is an easy way to clone? I know I can get the item, iterate through its data and ...
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Workflows comparing a date for today

I am working on a sharepoint workflow and have a date column where I want it so its greater or equal to todays date to do something. Would I just put Today as a string? or do I have to do something ...
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How to get users office location in sharepoint 2010

I'm trying to get the current users office from the profile service. I've managed to get name and emails for the current user but the office does not seem to be an available option
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MySites show to field 2010 and 2013

In MySite on 2010 you have more options when shwing information about yourself found on your profile But in 2013 you only have two Is this standard? Does 2013 have less options?
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SP 2010 CSOM Javascript: Intermittent Failure

I have inherited some JS code that is playing up. It looks something like this: ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(MyFunc, "sp.js") function MyFunc() { var ctx = new ...
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Calendar details on click

I have a web part page created with a left body and side column layout. I created 2 views of a calendar to put on this page that will allow a monthly calendar view to display in the left body and a ...
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SPListItem update conflict

Task: when user updates an item, change synchronously another hidden field of this item. Problem: save conflict occurs AFTER update is called (not on this line). I subscribe on EventReceiver's ...
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Is it possible to show file name in document version history

I am wondering if it is possible to track file name changes in SharePoint 2010 document version history? Like when you change a property the document version will show that that value was changed. but ...
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Workflow continues after rejection

My SharePoint 2010 workflow has two custom Approval tasks, if BOTH have been approved the workflow moves on to an "send an email," then " Collect Data from User." If anyone of them is rejected I need ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Online to Sharepoint 2013

Can some one please explain me or point me to a nice article whats the main difference between Sharepoint 2010 Online and O365 and how can we upgrade from Sharepoint 2010 online to O365
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SharePoint 2010 - Child content types doesn't update

Hello I added new field to content type programatically and it updated nicely on test environment, but when I pushed update on main environment the inheriting list content type was not updated even ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Calendar Week view to dynamically update date range

I was originally trying to get a 2 week view on a Calendar web part. After exhausting my efforts there, my next idea is to put two calendars side-by-side on a web part page, each displaying the "Week" ...
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SP2010 Changes not saving when user checks in pages

Users are currently running IE 11 on windows 8.1. The issue is that when the users check out and then edit a document the changes are not saved when it is checked back in or published. The following ...
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Is there any designer workflow that would allow admin to add list attachement to one list and automatically update attachement in user list?

Here when admin finishes a request, we usually need to provide the customer with an attachment. The way we do it now is to have the admin manually add the attachment to both the private and the ...
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Why is the datasheet view not working for one user?

There is a document library in a SharePoint 2010 site. It has a datasheet view for mass editing, but one user is not able to get the view. He can navigate to it, but it just brings up a standard "list ...
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“This task is currently locked by a running workflow and cannot be edited” error while using custom content types - SharePoint 2010

I have a list using several different content site-wide content types. I am able to add new items and edit the items once, but after the first edit I encounter the error "This task is currently ...
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Moving an article to another Site in Sharepoint 2010

I am to build a new site and have to move the old articles to this new sharepoint site., so that the old Wiki that we have is to be scrapped. A document can be opened in an explorer and the ...
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search bar in sharepoint 2010.

I am trying to have a search bar as a webpart on a site on the sharepoint wiki. As I search it gives the results from the whole sharepoint, what I want to do is to restrict the search to a ...
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Different Groups of Approver Based on Entry

I have a list with a lookup-column linked to another list (with items like 'Car', 'Plane', 'Train'). A simple content approval is enabled (List Settings -> Versioning Settings). Currently there is ...
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SharePoint designer getting stuck at “communicating with Web service”

SharePoint designer is getting stuck while opening SharePoint list in Sharepoint designer.
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System.Security.Permissions.FileIOPermission exception is thrown when I try accessing Word file from local machine

I am using DocumentFormat dll in my application to write a Word file from another Word file. The file from which I copy the contents is placed on 14 hive location. When I try accessing it using the ...
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Alternative URL for library item

I have a library of PDF documents that includes a column for the project associated with each document. The project id is unique within the library and I want to create a URL that uses this project id ...
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Append related items to newform.aspx

I have a master list that creates an ID for each new item, using a Calculated column. For example, "15-0727". On the master list's newform.aspx page, I have included a button to create subtasks, ...
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CssRegistration not working for SharePoint 2010

My code is as follows: <SharePoint:CssRegistration name="<% $SPUrl:~SiteCollection/Style Library/custom.css%>" runat="server"/> I had to use Alternate CSS instead but still wondering ...
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How to change list column that is defined as multi-line to single line input

I have imported an excel document into SharePoint 2010. One of the columns was automatically defined as being multi-line, but I want it to be single line input instead. I have looked at redefining the ...